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SEX IN THE CITY…


OF CALL CENTER
WORKERS
PAGE 2

MARIAN, INAWAY
NG MANAGER
DAHIL SA
‘KA-MALDITAHAN?’
PAGE 7

MALACAÑANG
REACTIVATES
EL NIÑO TF PAGE 3
VAT EXEMPTION
FOR SENIOR
CITIZENS PROPOSED
IN CONGRESS
PAGE 7
LIBERAL PARTY TURNS 64 NORA, I-ENDORSE
Leading presidential aspirant Noynoy Aquino and his runningmate Mar Roxas flash the famous Laban sign
during the 64th Anniversary celebration of Liberal Party at the historic Club Filipino. Aquino, son of the late SI NOYNOY
martyr Ninoy Aquino and beloved late President Corazon Aquino, has been leading in surveys.
ROBERT VIÑAS O VILLAR? PAGE 2
2 Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Mga sumbong sa text! eXPRESS CHIKKA


• 0916-531xxxx: Idudulog ng Laguna. Ni Chuchi La Chica
ko lang po ang tungkol sa • 0921-957xxxx: Ito pong
saklaan dito sa aming lugar sa
Malabon.
PO1 Acosta ng San Pedro, La-
guna parang brusko na Nora, i-endorse
• 0922-504xxxx: Tanong ko SHOOTER sinundan lang po ng isang taxi
si Noynoy o Villar?
lang po kung totoo po ba na at dahil mahina ang takbo nag-
raffytulfo@pldtdsl.net
ang magpabakuna sa health overtake aba’y hinabol at TULOY na tuloy na ang pagdating ng
center lalo na sa mga baby ay Ni Raffy Tulfo patung-patong na kaso ang one and only Superstar na si Nora Aunor
may bayad? Noong po kasing ordinaryong mamamayan dito ipinataw sa kawawang taxi bago mag-eleksyon. Matunog din ang
minsan na pinabakunahan ko sa may LRT Santolan, Pasig kasi driver at gusto pang sapakin balita na kinukuha si Nora ng isang
ang anak ko sa center naningil meron akong nakitang ang taxi driver. Pano na po kaya presidential candidate at milyones ang
po sila ng P60 sa labas ng cen- inagawan ng bag ng tatlong itong pulis na ito? Salamat po. ibabayad sa kanya. Sabagay si Nora
ter at P60 sa loob at iyong area lalaki at ang gamit nila na 12 a.m. po ito nangyari. naman talaga ang nagsimula na ang
ng health center puro may mga sasakyan ay HONDA na kulay • 0 9 0 6 - 3 4 7 x x x x : artista ay ginagamit ng mga pulitiko sa panahon ng
sakit ng tuberculosis. Sana po itim ngunit hindi ko po nakuha Pakitawagan naman po ang eleksyon. Buong showbiz ay nasasabik sa pagbabalik ng
matugunan ninyo ang aking ang plate number nito at QCPD kung may bago silang legendary actress.
katanungan kasi po inaalala nakausap ko po ang gasoline presinto sa Greenmeadows
ko lang ang aking anak at iba boy ng Petron Marcos Highway, Avenue, doon po ang tambayan
pang bata na mahawaan ng
sakit na ito.
meron din naka-motor na may
kasamang babae na snatcher.
ng patrol car # 18. Concerned
citizen po.
Executive Order 464
• 0906-590xxxx: Hihingi po
sana kami ng tulong kasi po
Sana po may mga pulis na
tumugon sa lugar na ito sa may
• 0928-204xxxx: Gusto ko
po sana ireklamo itong pabrika
Villar style
dito sa pinagtatrabahuan gasolinahan upang maiwasan na pinapasukan ng misis ko, DI pa man nababasbasan at
namin namin kailangan i-sur- ang mga ganitong pangyayari. dahil kung magpasahod po sa nauupo bilang Pangulo ay
render ang ATM namin para Concerned citizen lang po. mga trabahador ay alas diyes nagpapakita na ng kanyang
kami ay makapagsuweldo ang • 0915-858xxxx: Hihingi po na ng gabi. Apat na taon na kulay itong si Mr. Sipag at
pangalan ng kumpanya sana kami ng tulong sa inyo po siya dito nagtatrabaho. Sana Tiyaga, kung anong klase ng
namin ay SCT Furnishing po. tungkol po dito sa inilagay na po matugunan ninyo ang pamumuno ang ating aasahan
Tanong ko lang po kung nasa videoke ng kapitbahay namin aming hinaing. Mabuhay po sakali’t siya nga ay
batas po ba ng labor ang pag- at ginawang negosyo sa kabila ang inyong programa. magtagumpay sa kanyang
surrender ng ATM? na ito ay bawal sa residential *** layuning maluklok sa pedestal
• 0922-828xxxx: Maaari po area at walang permit. Sana po Para sa mga sumbong mag- ng kapangyarihan. Kung susuriing mabuti ay tila walang
bang mabigyan ng proteksiyon ay matulungan ninyo kami. text po sa 0917-7-WANTED o ipinagkaiba at nakahulma sa outgoing administration ang istilo
ng mga pulis ang mga Thanks po. Concerned citizen 0917-7-926833. ng kanyang pamamalakad. Bakit ‘kanyo?
Imbes na sagutin at ipagtanggol ang sarili sa
nangangalingasaw na anomalyang C-5 isyu ay mistulang ini-
SEX in the city… of call center workers invoke n’ya para sa sarili ang EO 464 ng administrasyong Ar-
royo. Nagtatago siya sa likod ng kanyang mga bastonero sa
I WAS amused by the recentleased, the Business Mirror senado at hinayaan na lamang na ipasalag sa kanila ang
published the article, which STREETSMART
study done by a bunch of smart anumang usapin hinggil sa laksa-laksang salaping di-umano’y
individuals at the University said f ‘k buddies (Fubu) mark Ni Jonathan Vicente kinita ng kanyang kumpanya sa “realignment of the C-5 road
of the Philippines (UP) that sexual and romantic relations extension project” isyu.
states 4.3 percent of call-cen- of call-center workers. ers polled said this also occurs Matanong lang natin, ano ba ang kanyang ikinatatakot at di
ter workers have engaged in The soon-to-be-published in their workplace, the phe- n’ya harapin ang isyu sa Senado? Aba, bilib na bilib pa mandin
sex within their office premises. results of a poll of 675 employ- nomenon is higher among call- ako sa kanya ng i-endorso siya ni Da-king of comedy sa telebisyon
What is more amusing is ees of 22 call centers in Metro center workers (11 percent). na animo’y anghel sa kasipagan at kalinisan ng pagkatao. Nag-
that these people do it at the Manila and Metro Cebu re- The survey, titled “A com- iisip tuloy ang lahat na mukhang may katotohanan ang isyu
fire exit area or in the lounge vealed that the Fubu phenom- parison of lifestyle and repro- pagka’t ayaw niyang mag paliwanag sa Enrile committee bagkus
of their office building. enon is one of eight risky sexual ductive-health issues among puro pakulo at praise relis n’ya ang lumalabas sa media sa
According to the University behaviors these workers have call-center and noncall-center naturang isyu na alam naman ng lahat na operasyon lang ito
of the Philippines Population higher exposure to than their workers in Metro Manila and ng kanyang sariling “bright boys daw.”
Institute or UP Pop-I, casual sex counterparts in other industries. Metro Cebu,” polled a total of Kung iyong pagtagni-tagniin ang mga pangyayari kahit na
is being done by the so-called In contrast to casual sex, which 929 respondents between 18 to pre-shooler na nasa row-4 ay maaaring mag-conclude na siguro
f**k buddies at various call may or may not involve strang- 34 years old and have been nga may katotohanan ang paratang sa kanya. Kasi, saksakan
working on shifts. ng dami ng salaping kanyang itinapon sa advertising na alam
center companies. ers, such as in trains, the Fubu
The survey, done between
“Some told us they do it at phenomenon involves regular ng lahat na di bababa sa P400 thousand per spot ang halaga at
September and November last
the fire-exit area or in the nonromantic sexual intercourse. ilagay mo na lang sa 6 bawat araw per station, pwera pa ang
year, revealed that three of four
lounge, unmindful of other co- The survey results presented on call-center workers and two of talent fee ni Da-king at ni Bitoy diyan, susmaryosep, milyon-
workers,” UP Pop-I director Saturday bared that more men (18 three noncall-center workers milyon piso araw-araw ang kanyang inilalabas di pa man
Grace Cruz said. percent) than women (4 percent) have had “penetrative pre- pormal na nagsisimula ang campaign period. Anak ng kulugo,
She added, “Some said they engage in this behavior. marital sex.” tatalunin pa n’ya ang central bank sa dami ng salaping isinasakay
are too drowsy to mind.” While 6 percent (or 15) of a The survey also revealed the sa trolley at inilalabas araw-araw. Ipamigay na lang n’ya sa
Before this study was re- total 254 noncall-center work- never-married contact-center tao ang salaping ‘yan kung tutoong gusto n’yang makatulong
workers had sexual experience na mai-ahon sa kahirapan ang sambayanan.
compared with those married: Ang nakakatawa pa nito, imbes na pormal na pag-usapan
70 percent of both sexes. ang isyu sa Senado ay nauuwi sa personalan at “character
A fifth of male call-center assassinations” ang session na binabayaran ng sambayanan.
workers surveyed also said Nariyan ang pa-grandstanding, diversionary tactic, name-call-
VICTOR A. CALUAG, they had sex with another ing, pati na pang-atat ng turan ng isang senior senador na,
President and CEO Published Monday male, while only 6 percent of “Senator Roxas certainly had his own “insertions” since he
MANNY B. MARINAY TONETTE HENSON to Friday by
female workers polled said just got married, na siya namang ikina-high blood ng huli.
Editor in Chief EVP
EVP, Sales & Marketing Silverstream
Bagaman umaangat ang rating ni Senator Villar sa rating at
Publishing Corp.
they did with the same sex.
JONATHAN P. VICENTE MARIO L. ADELANTE dumidikit kay Senator Noynoy Aquino, bunsod ng laksa-laksang
Managing Editor Accounting Manager Suite 2111 Cityland Among those who had sex
Herrera Tower, Valero in the past 12 months, 18 per- halaga ng advertisements ni Villar, marami din naman ang
LEA G. BOTONES RAUL B. PEREZ nagsulputang alagad ni Madam Auring ang nagsasabing di magtatagal
News Editor Credit & Collection Manager
Street, Salcedo Village, cent of the male call-center
Makati City workers said they had another ay makakalawit pababa ang rating n’ya dahil sa C-5 isyu at bilyong
CHONG P. ARDIVILLA EDISON B. CAMARINES Telephone Nos.
Overall Creative Director Distribution Manager male as sexual partner and pondo na kanyang sinusunog sa kampanya araw-araw.
8873435 • 8873433
HECTOR L. LOZANO EDWIN A. CO • 8451653 • Email: nearly half of all male respon- Ang tanong ng mga barbero maniniwala ba kayo na di n’ya
Chief Layout Artist Production Supervisor cx.editorial@gmail.com dents said they had more than babawiin ang ginastos n’ya sa kampanya kung sakali’t maupo
one partner. siya sa pedestal ng kapangyarihan?
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 3
GROUP: MIRIAM
‘DOCTORED’
HER WEALTH
THE disqualification and disbarment cases
filed against Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago
have been gaining support as a known law-
yer whom the lawmaker allegedly insulted
formally filed a complaint before the Senate
Ethics Committee.
This developed as
members of the Ako’s
Moro Group held a pro-
test rally in front of the
Sandiganbayan finds
Senate Building in
Pasay City to condemn
judge guilty of bribery
the alleged violation of THE Sandiganbayan 3rd Division on Tues-
Santiago on Anti-Graft day convicted a former judge for the crime of
and Corrupt Practices direct bribery after receiving the amount of
Act. P10-thousand from a litigant in an entrap-
In a 17-page com- ment operation in exchange of a favorable
resolution.
plaint, Atty. Bonifacio In an 18-page Decision, the anti-graft court
Alentajan accused Santiago of abusing her found guilty beyond reasonable doubt former
“parliamentary immunity” when she de- Iba, Zambales Municipal Trial Court Judge
picted him as a “gun for hire” during her Conrado O. Alinea Jr. He was sentenced with
speech before the Senate last week. 1 year to 3 years, 6 months and 20 days im-
Earlier, lawyer Nombraan Pangcoga and prisonment. He was also ordered to pay the
Efren Battad questioned Santiago’s wealth fine of P20,000.
claiming her meager salary of P43,000 The accused will also suffer the penalty
monthly would not be enough to buy prop- of special temporary disqualification from
erty in different parts of the country such as holding public office.
Quezon City, Tarlac, Batangas and Iloilo. The ruling was penned by Associate Jus-
tice Alex Quiroz and was concurred by Jus-
Based on statement of assets, liabilities and tices Francisco Villaruz and Efren Dela Cruz.
networth (SALN) of Santiago on December The Sandiganbayan did not bite the de-
31, 2008, she owns 13 properties amounting fense of the accused that the entrapment op-
to P138.6 million. In her declared networth eration done against him was a set-up made
of P75.75 million, she is 8th on the list of wealthi- by the agents of the National Bureau of In-
est member of the Senate. vestigation. Ampie Galpo

RP debt stock program raised to P4.83 trillion


THE Philippines’ national year-ago’s P2.59 trillion. The revision was made due
government (NG) debt stock Foreign debt, on the other to higher funding needs af-
for 2010 was revised upwards hand, was placed at P2.011 ter last year ’s global slow-
to P4.83 trillion from P4.723 trillion this year from the down and the reconstruction
trillion. P1.896 trillion in 2009. efforts from the calamities that
The latest goal accounts for Finance Undersecretary hit the country at the second
58 percent of gross domestic Gil Beltran said the change half of 2009.
(GDP) from the previous pro- in the debt goal was a result ”Since we adjusted the
grammed figure of 56.7 percent. of the recent change in the (deficit) program, we have to
In 2009, the debt goal was government’s budget deficit change the debt projections,”
at P4.489 trillion or about 57.6 program for this year. Beltran said.
percent of GDP. He was referring to the ”We are working hard to
Of the total, share of do- P293-billion deficit ceiling for raise revenues and to en- 70 Filipinos from Haiti
mestic debt is now pegged at this year, up from the previ- hance our collections,” he
P2.822 trillion, higher than ous program of P233 billion. added. arriving in two batches
THE Overseas Workers Wel- and Employment and the Depart-
Malacañang reactivates El Niño Task Force fare Administration said yester-
day that the Philippine govern-
ment of Foreign Affairs. The Fili-
pinos will be accompanied by
PRESIDENT Gloria will still be chaired by the De- measures. ment will repatriate 70 Filipinos OWWA welfare officers.
Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday partment of Agriculture (DA). Agriculture Undersecretary in Haiti who will arrive in two Dimzon said the government
reactivated the El Niño Task Limcaoco said a P1.7-bil- Bernie Fontanilla said the ag- batches this week. will offer livelihood assistance to
Force to coordinate the lion fund, drawn from vari- riculture and fisheries sectors OWWA Administrator the returning Filipinos.
country’s response to the ous government agencies, will were expected to lose between Carmelita Dimzon said, the first Meanwhile, the two missing
unusually dry weather in the be used for cloud seeding con- P10 billion and P20 billion, batch of 16 will arrive at 5 am, Fri- overseas Filipina workers Grace
first half of the year. struction of shallow wells and depending on the severity of day, January 29, on board PAL flight Fabian and Feraldine Lalican
The President issued the distribution of organic fertil- the dry spell. PR-103 at the Ninoy Aquino Inter- trapped in Carribean supermar-
marching order during the izers to rice, corn and value Despite predictions of mod- national Airport Centennial Termi- ket were presumed dead or “most
National Economic Develop- crops farmers. It will also fund erate drought from the Phil- nal 2 from Los Angeles, California likely dead” after the 7 magni-
ment Authority (NEDA) Cabi- the purchase and installation ippine Atmospheric, Geo- while the second group of 54 is tude quake hit Port-au-Prince in
net meeting in Malacañang, of fish cages for fishpond physical and Astronomical coming home via PAL flight PR- Haiti.
said Office of the Press Secre- owners. Services (Pagasa), Fontanilla 103 on Saturday, 5 am, January 30. In his report, 10th Philippine
tary Officer-in-Charge Secre- The National Irrigation said his department was pack- Dimzon said all repatriation peacekeeping force head Lt. Col.
tary Conrado Limcaoco, Jr. in Administration (NIA) will aging several livelihood pro- costs were funded by OWWA. Lope Dagoy said the chances that
a press briefing. support the initiative by imple- grams for affected farmers and The repatriation is a joint ef- Lalican and Fabian still alive are
Formed in 2001, the task force menting water management fishermen. fort of the Department of Labor now almost zero. Lorna Gamboa
4 Wednesday, January 27, 2010 5
maisisingit ang
interview mo.
Yes, may
ganoong drama na
***
Super excited
ang isang female
TV host dahil may
wala naman palang
sakit ang kanyang
dyowa. Nadatnan
niya kasi itong ini-
IWA MOTO
is happily ‘not married’
raw si Marianita date sila ng entertain ang isang
ngayon. kanyang dyowang aktor na may TAHASANG matigas din sa
Kung totoo ito, aktor. Minsan lang pagkabaklita. sinagot ni Iwa Moto pagtanggi noon ang
grabe naman si silang mag-date Siyempre, naloka ang paulit-ulit na dating PBB
Darnita at masyado dahil sa kabisihan ang female TV host tsimaks na siya ay Housemate na si
na yata siyang sa kanilang career sa kasinungalingan kasal na. Wendy Valdez nang
feeling superstar. kaya naman looking ng kanyang dyowa. Ang sagot ni Iwa kumalat ang
Dapat nga ay forward ang female Sa galit nga raw nito ay maliwanag na balitang kasal
magpasalamat siya TV host sa kanilang ay kinompronta niya “hindi.” At sa siyang talaga sa ka-
dahil pinag- paglabas. ang aktor na bisita ngayon ay masaya housemate niya
aaksayahan pa All set na sana ng kanyang dyowa. siya sa kanyang noon na si Bruce
siyang interbyuhin ang kanilang date Walang gatol niyang relationship with her Quebral. Kalaunan,
ng mga reporter. kaya lang ay bigla tinanong kung may boyfriend of two lumabas din ang
Ano ang gusto siyang tinext ng relasyon silang years. totoo na kasal
Sa ulat ng palang talaga ang
niyang mangyari, kanyang dyowa at dalawa. Siyempre, JOHN ESTRADA AT Philippine Entertain- dalawa.
dumating ang point sinabing hindi na super deny ang PRISCILLA MEIRELLES
ment Portal (PEP), “Oo...confident
na wala nang matutuloy ang aktor at maging ang friendship nilang diretsahan nitong
Nag-propose ako,” buong
gustong kanilang date dahil dyowa niya. dalawa. sinabi na maligaya pagmamalaking
makipagpanayam may sakit ito. Laging *** si John kay siya sa aspetong ito sagot ni Iwa.
sa kanya? Mas Siyempre, magkasama sa mga with her non- Dugtong pa niya,
maganda nga na
magpainterbyu siya
frustrated ang TV
host at worried at
lakaran ang BF ng
female TV host at
May blessings
pala ng mga anak
ni John Estrada
Priscilla noong
July 15 last year
showbiz boyfriend “At saka, alam nyo BE WELL IN 2010
ng sa ganoon ay the same time. Nag- ang aktor kaya NOW that the holiday season is could be uncomfortably painful. But protect against viruses and bacteria.
masagot nya ang aalala siya baka naman
ang kanyang sa Elbert’s Steak over, life returns to normal. We go back now, with Bewell-C, we can say Bewell-C also eases constipation,
forthcoming wed-
mga hindi kung ano na ang pinagdududahan ang ding sa girlfriend House in Makati to school, or to work, or to all our other goodbye to the problem of acidity. promotes cell repair mechanisms in
magagandang issue usual activities. And in the course of Bewell-C is sodium ascorbate and wounds, helps reduce allergic
nyang si Priscilla kanyang father ay our busy days, we need the strength is the non-acidic Vitamin C. Because reations and asthma attacks, and is
sa kanya. Meirelles. importante sa
Kung sabagay, and stamina to accomplish everything it is an alkaline-based form of Vita- part of cancer treatment.
“If dad wants to kanya. “Masaya rin we need to do. For all these, we need min C that is 100% pure and natural, With Bewell-C, you can face a
wala ka namang settle down, fine..... kami kapag masaya to maintain strong and healthy bod- it does away with the problem of acid- whole day’s (and night’s) worth of
maisusulat na as long as he’s din sila,” sabi ng ies. One of the best ways to keep ity. Bewell-C can be safely taken in work without worrying about your
A pocketful of health: maganda kay
Marian dahil kung
happy sabi ni Kyla
Estrada noong
dalagita.
Noong una, na-
healthy is to take our daily dose of
Vitamin C. Vitamin C is known to
large doses, even on an empty stom-
ach. It also dissolves five times faster
health. Rain or shine, in hot or cold
weather, it shields you from the threat
Biogenic Isopropyl anu-anong
kamalditahan
debut ng kanyang
sister na si Inah.
surprise naman si
Inah nang malaman
strengthen our immune system and
fight upper respiratory infections be-
than other vitamin C forms, with 95%
being absorbed by the body. Aside
of cough and colds. You can have
the energy to live a productive life
WE can never be too careful with all the germs lying around so naman ang Para naman sa niyang magpapa- fore they can bring us down with the from improving over-all health, and be well, not only in 2010, but all
it’s always best to have a bottle of alcohol with you anywhere you nababalita sa isa pang anak ni kasal na ang dreaded cold or flu. The downside of Bewell-C is also a powerful anti-oxi- the years to come. Enjoy good health
go! Good thing there’s the new Biogenic I-Spray 70% Isopropyl kanya. John na si Moira, kanyang daddy, Vitamin C, however, is its acidity. Too dant which aids in the detoxification with Bewell-C! You can find Bewell-
Alcohol. Slick, handy and trendy, Biogenic comes in refillable fin- Lately nga ay ang kaligayahan ng pero later on ay much Vitamin C intake increases the of heavy metals and other toxins. It C at Watsons, Mercury, Southstar and
ger spray containers that are compact enough to fit in your pocket natsismis na hindi natanggap na rin acid levels in the stomach and this boosts the immune system and helps leading drugstores nationwide.
and comes with a syringe for easy refilling. sila in good terms nyia ito.
Ang gusto raw “When they told
Biogenic kills germs on skin surfaces within 15 seconds. Al- ng kanyang man- “Sana... sana... Iwa sa sa drama. At saka, naging over-protec-
though Biogenic carries a strong antiseptic smell associated with ager na si Popoy kasing mangyari me, I was shocked. Pero, hindi natin pakikipanayam niya naninibago ‘ko. tive siya.”
cleanliness and efficacy, a pleasant scent lingers after the alcohol Caritativo. Ang I think Ate Priscilla alam kung ano ang sa PEP. Yung taping namin, Nakaka-relate ba
has evaporated reminiscent of cologne or after shave lotion. And gusto raw kasing
ni Popoy ay is good for my dad mangyayari bukas. Kumusta naman Quezon City, yung siya sa ganun?
because it contains Glycerol which prevents skin from drying, mangyari ni Popoy gandahan ni and I have no But definitely, I’m ang taping namin sa “Hindi. Natutuwa
Biogenic also acts as a moisturizer. problem with them IWA MOTO happy right now to pakikipagtrabaho bahay. Nasanay ako lang ako dahil
ay gandahan ni
So, what better way to start the year with good health? The Marian ang whatsoever. It’s be with him and I niya sa mag-ina? sa kagubatan. tungkol sa inang
Marian ang kanyang
okay,” sabi ng
na si Mickey Ablan. “Ang love life know, he’s happy rin “Nakakaaliw Nasanay ako na nagmamahal.”
secret to keeping yourself clean and germ-free can fit your pocket. working relationship kanyang working “Ang love life ko,
Biogenic 70% Isopropyl Alcohol is available at leading drug- at huwag na siyang debutante. masaya. Magtu-two ko, masaya. naman to be with katrabaho sina Ms. may ahas,” MORE DARING.
stores and supermarkets nationwide. relationship at Nag-propose si me.” Jean at Jennica, natatawa pa niya At dahil nag-grace
magmaldita. years na kami,” Magtu-two
MARIAN RIVERA John kay Priscilla Nitong January dahil talagang todo. uling sabi. na rin nga sa FHM
huwag na siyang nakangiti niyang Like kung iyakan at “Pero cover ang
noong July 15 last 25, nag-pilot ang
years na kami”
Marian, inaway ng manager dahil sa ‘ka-malditahan?’ magmaldita year sa Elbert’s
Steak House in
sabi.
Once and for all,
nilinaw ni Iwa po, ganito
bigla itong natawa
sa sinabi.
bagong Sine Novela
ng GMA-7 na Ina,
sagutan, talagang
pantayan talaga.
nakakatuwa kasi
ang ganda ng story
kasabayan niya sa
StarStruck na si

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INDI na How true? Minsan daw, “O, di ba? Kasusuklaman Ba Hindi sila niya. At saka, gusto Jackie Rice, marami
Makati. tungkol sa hindi lang...sasabihin ko Talagang nagplano
raw feel ni Paminsan- nagmamadali ito sa Beach wedding Kita?, nagpapatalo sa isa’t ko ‘to, kasi, dedi- ang nagtatanong
mamatay-matay na naman, e. Kagaya na raw ako! Ha-ha-
Marian
Rivera ang magpa-
minsan ay
pumapasyal sa
pagpasok sa
kanyang dressing at
SHOWBIZ ang magiging tema isyu na ikinasal siya po ng pag-amin ko ha!”
pinagbibidahan ito
ng mag-inang Jean
isa. At lume-level si
Jennica, in fairness
cated for my mom.
Kasi, dito,
kay Iwa kung kailan
naman siya muling
interview sa press taping ng Show Me nagkukulong na lang PIZZAZZ ng wedding dahil
type na type ng
at ang kanyang
boyfriend via civil
na may boyfriend
ako. Aaminin ko
Happy na sila ng
boyfriend niya kung
at Jennica Garcia. to her,” nakangiti pa naipapakita kung magko-cover girl?
ngayon. Da Manny ang ilang doon at hintayin ang Isa si Iwa Moto sa niyang sabi. ano ang kayang “Well, gusto ko
Brazilian beauty ang wedding. Pero muli kung ikakasal na anuman ang set-up miyembro ng cast, Bagama’t gawin ng isang ina kasing mag-sur-
Halata raw kasi reporters para kanyang susunod dagat.
By Alex Brosas itong pinabulaanan kami. At siyempre, nila ngayon? bilang kapatid ng kontrabida rin si Iwa para sa prise. Kung
na iniiwasan ng mangalap ng balita. na eksena. Madalas Pinagpipilian pa ni Iwa. kung ikakasal na “Oo. One step at
At sa tuwing may naman daw, during Kailangan daw, nangyari sa boy- character ni sa isa pang GMA pagmamahal niya magbabalik man
dalaga ang mga nila kung sa beach Aniya, “Hindi nga! kami, yung tipong a time. Hindi dapat
magkaroon ng kahit friend niya kaya Jennica. Bilang si show na Darna, sa isang anak. ako sa
manunulat sa tuwing makikita raw na break ay super tsika ng CamSur, Sige, bigyan n’yo mala-Ciara Sotto, madaliin, bilang Rosan, isa si Iwa sa malaki naman daw “Lahat ng pagpapaseksi,
mae-encounter niya manunulat itong si siya sa cellphone na konting PR ang napagpasyahan Boracay at Palawan ako ng katibayan na yung mga ganoon. nag-e-enjoy pa kami mga kontrabida sa ang kaibahan ng paghihirap...lahat gusto ko na may
ang mga ito. Kung Marianita ay with her boyfriend si dalaga. Pumalag niyang surpresahin sila magpapakasal. kinasal ako.” Pero kung siya, ng ganito.” bagong series na character niya roon gagawin niya. Hindi bago akong handa.
hindi nga lang daw gumagawa ito ng Dingdong Dantes. daw rito si Darnita ito sa kanyang “I’m a beach Sinigurado namin 1940’s [ang theme], Confident din ba ito. sa ginagampanan naman masama si Like ngayon sa
presscon o launch- sarili niyang drama Super telebabad kaya nag-away raw bahay. person. I think it’s sa kanya kung ako siguro may siya na walang “Siyempre, niya ngayon sa Ms. Jean dito, Darna, bumalik na
ing ay hindi raw huwag lamang daw ang dalawa. ang dalawa. Ang nakakaloka, very romantic. It confident ba siya sa pagka-modern, may magbabago sa kontrabida, what’s Ina.... nagkataon lang na ‘ko at ang costume
type ni Darnita na siyang maistorbo for With this, paano mo True ba ititch, siya pala ang suits my personal- pagtanggi. Kung pagka-futuristic ang relasyon nila habang new, ha ha ha!” “Iba, e... Kasi, mahal na mahal ko, medyo daring
magpa-interview. an interview. nga naman Marianita? masusurpresa dahil DINGDONG DANTES ity,” say ni Priscilla. matatandaan kasi, bagay sa akin,” tumatagal? natatawang sabi ni balik na naman ako niya ang anak niya, talaga.”
4 Wednesday, January 27, 2010 5
maisisingit ang
interview mo.
Yes, may
ganoong drama na
***
Super excited
ang isang female
TV host dahil may
wala naman palang
sakit ang kanyang
dyowa. Nadatnan
niya kasi itong ini-
IWA MOTO
is happily ‘not married’
raw si Marianita date sila ng entertain ang isang
ngayon. kanyang dyowang aktor na may TAHASANG matigas din sa
Kung totoo ito, aktor. Minsan lang pagkabaklita. sinagot ni Iwa Moto pagtanggi noon ang
grabe naman si silang mag-date Siyempre, naloka ang paulit-ulit na dating PBB
Darnita at masyado dahil sa kabisihan ang female TV host tsimaks na siya ay Housemate na si
na yata siyang sa kanilang career sa kasinungalingan kasal na. Wendy Valdez nang
feeling superstar. kaya naman looking ng kanyang dyowa. Ang sagot ni Iwa kumalat ang
Dapat nga ay forward ang female Sa galit nga raw nito ay maliwanag na balitang kasal
magpasalamat siya TV host sa kanilang ay kinompronta niya “hindi.” At sa siyang talaga sa ka-
dahil pinag- paglabas. ang aktor na bisita ngayon ay masaya housemate niya
aaksayahan pa All set na sana ng kanyang dyowa. siya sa kanyang noon na si Bruce
siyang interbyuhin ang kanilang date Walang gatol niyang relationship with her Quebral. Kalaunan,
ng mga reporter. kaya lang ay bigla tinanong kung may boyfriend of two lumabas din ang
Ano ang gusto siyang tinext ng relasyon silang years. totoo na kasal
Sa ulat ng palang talaga ang
niyang mangyari, kanyang dyowa at dalawa. Siyempre, JOHN ESTRADA AT Philippine Entertain- dalawa.
dumating ang point sinabing hindi na super deny ang PRISCILLA MEIRELLES
ment Portal (PEP), “Oo...confident
na wala nang matutuloy ang aktor at maging ang friendship nilang diretsahan nitong
Nag-propose ako,” buong
gustong kanilang date dahil dyowa niya. dalawa. sinabi na maligaya pagmamalaking
makipagpanayam may sakit ito. Laging *** si John kay siya sa aspetong ito sagot ni Iwa.
sa kanya? Mas Siyempre, magkasama sa mga with her non- Dugtong pa niya,
maganda nga na
magpainterbyu siya
frustrated ang TV
host at worried at
lakaran ang BF ng
female TV host at
May blessings
pala ng mga anak
ni John Estrada
Priscilla noong
July 15 last year
showbiz boyfriend “At saka, alam nyo BE WELL IN 2010
ng sa ganoon ay the same time. Nag- ang aktor kaya NOW that the holiday season is could be uncomfortably painful. But protect against viruses and bacteria.
masagot nya ang aalala siya baka naman
ang kanyang sa Elbert’s Steak over, life returns to normal. We go back now, with Bewell-C, we can say Bewell-C also eases constipation,
forthcoming wed-
mga hindi kung ano na ang pinagdududahan ang ding sa girlfriend House in Makati to school, or to work, or to all our other goodbye to the problem of acidity. promotes cell repair mechanisms in
magagandang issue usual activities. And in the course of Bewell-C is sodium ascorbate and wounds, helps reduce allergic
nyang si Priscilla kanyang father ay our busy days, we need the strength is the non-acidic Vitamin C. Because reations and asthma attacks, and is
sa kanya. Meirelles. importante sa
Kung sabagay, and stamina to accomplish everything it is an alkaline-based form of Vita- part of cancer treatment.
“If dad wants to kanya. “Masaya rin we need to do. For all these, we need min C that is 100% pure and natural, With Bewell-C, you can face a
wala ka namang settle down, fine..... kami kapag masaya to maintain strong and healthy bod- it does away with the problem of acid- whole day’s (and night’s) worth of
maisusulat na as long as he’s din sila,” sabi ng ies. One of the best ways to keep ity. Bewell-C can be safely taken in work without worrying about your
A pocketful of health: maganda kay
Marian dahil kung
happy sabi ni Kyla
Estrada noong
dalagita.
Noong una, na-
healthy is to take our daily dose of
Vitamin C. Vitamin C is known to
large doses, even on an empty stom-
ach. It also dissolves five times faster
health. Rain or shine, in hot or cold
weather, it shields you from the threat
Biogenic Isopropyl anu-anong
kamalditahan
debut ng kanyang
sister na si Inah.
surprise naman si
Inah nang malaman
strengthen our immune system and
fight upper respiratory infections be-
than other vitamin C forms, with 95%
being absorbed by the body. Aside
of cough and colds. You can have
the energy to live a productive life
WE can never be too careful with all the germs lying around so naman ang Para naman sa niyang magpapa- fore they can bring us down with the from improving over-all health, and be well, not only in 2010, but all
it’s always best to have a bottle of alcohol with you anywhere you nababalita sa isa pang anak ni kasal na ang dreaded cold or flu. The downside of Bewell-C is also a powerful anti-oxi- the years to come. Enjoy good health
go! Good thing there’s the new Biogenic I-Spray 70% Isopropyl kanya. John na si Moira, kanyang daddy, Vitamin C, however, is its acidity. Too dant which aids in the detoxification with Bewell-C! You can find Bewell-
Alcohol. Slick, handy and trendy, Biogenic comes in refillable fin- Lately nga ay ang kaligayahan ng pero later on ay much Vitamin C intake increases the of heavy metals and other toxins. It C at Watsons, Mercury, Southstar and
ger spray containers that are compact enough to fit in your pocket natsismis na hindi natanggap na rin acid levels in the stomach and this boosts the immune system and helps leading drugstores nationwide.
and comes with a syringe for easy refilling. sila in good terms nyia ito.
Ang gusto raw “When they told
Biogenic kills germs on skin surfaces within 15 seconds. Al- ng kanyang man- “Sana... sana... Iwa sa sa drama. At saka, naging over-protec-
though Biogenic carries a strong antiseptic smell associated with ager na si Popoy kasing mangyari me, I was shocked. Pero, hindi natin pakikipanayam niya naninibago ‘ko. tive siya.”
cleanliness and efficacy, a pleasant scent lingers after the alcohol Caritativo. Ang I think Ate Priscilla alam kung ano ang sa PEP. Yung taping namin, Nakaka-relate ba
has evaporated reminiscent of cologne or after shave lotion. And gusto raw kasing
ni Popoy ay is good for my dad mangyayari bukas. Kumusta naman Quezon City, yung siya sa ganun?
because it contains Glycerol which prevents skin from drying, mangyari ni Popoy gandahan ni and I have no But definitely, I’m ang taping namin sa “Hindi. Natutuwa
Biogenic also acts as a moisturizer. problem with them IWA MOTO happy right now to pakikipagtrabaho bahay. Nasanay ako lang ako dahil
ay gandahan ni
So, what better way to start the year with good health? The Marian ang whatsoever. It’s be with him and I niya sa mag-ina? sa kagubatan. tungkol sa inang
Marian ang kanyang
okay,” sabi ng
na si Mickey Ablan. “Ang love life know, he’s happy rin “Nakakaaliw Nasanay ako na nagmamahal.”
secret to keeping yourself clean and germ-free can fit your pocket. working relationship kanyang working “Ang love life ko,
Biogenic 70% Isopropyl Alcohol is available at leading drug- at huwag na siyang debutante. masaya. Magtu-two ko, masaya. naman to be with katrabaho sina Ms. may ahas,” MORE DARING.
stores and supermarkets nationwide. relationship at Nag-propose si me.” Jean at Jennica, natatawa pa niya At dahil nag-grace
magmaldita. years na kami,” Magtu-two
MARIAN RIVERA John kay Priscilla Nitong January dahil talagang todo. uling sabi. na rin nga sa FHM
huwag na siyang nakangiti niyang Like kung iyakan at “Pero cover ang
noong July 15 last 25, nag-pilot ang
years na kami”
Marian, inaway ng manager dahil sa ‘ka-malditahan?’ magmaldita year sa Elbert’s
Steak House in
sabi.
Once and for all,
nilinaw ni Iwa po, ganito
bigla itong natawa
sa sinabi.
bagong Sine Novela
ng GMA-7 na Ina,
sagutan, talagang
pantayan talaga.
nakakatuwa kasi
ang ganda ng story
kasabayan niya sa
StarStruck na si

H
INDI na How true? Minsan daw, “O, di ba? Kasusuklaman Ba Hindi sila niya. At saka, gusto Jackie Rice, marami
Makati. tungkol sa hindi lang...sasabihin ko Talagang nagplano
raw feel ni Paminsan- nagmamadali ito sa Beach wedding Kita?, nagpapatalo sa isa’t ko ‘to, kasi, dedi- ang nagtatanong
mamatay-matay na naman, e. Kagaya na raw ako! Ha-ha-
Marian
Rivera ang magpa-
minsan ay
pumapasyal sa
pagpasok sa
kanyang dressing at
SHOWBIZ ang magiging tema isyu na ikinasal siya po ng pag-amin ko ha!”
pinagbibidahan ito
ng mag-inang Jean
isa. At lume-level si
Jennica, in fairness
cated for my mom.
Kasi, dito,
kay Iwa kung kailan
naman siya muling
interview sa press taping ng Show Me nagkukulong na lang PIZZAZZ ng wedding dahil
type na type ng
at ang kanyang
boyfriend via civil
na may boyfriend
ako. Aaminin ko
Happy na sila ng
boyfriend niya kung
at Jennica Garcia. to her,” nakangiti pa naipapakita kung magko-cover girl?
ngayon. Da Manny ang ilang doon at hintayin ang Isa si Iwa Moto sa niyang sabi. ano ang kayang “Well, gusto ko
Brazilian beauty ang wedding. Pero muli kung ikakasal na anuman ang set-up miyembro ng cast, Bagama’t gawin ng isang ina kasing mag-sur-
Halata raw kasi reporters para kanyang susunod dagat.
By Alex Brosas itong pinabulaanan kami. At siyempre, nila ngayon? bilang kapatid ng kontrabida rin si Iwa para sa prise. Kung
na iniiwasan ng mangalap ng balita. na eksena. Madalas Pinagpipilian pa ni Iwa. kung ikakasal na “Oo. One step at
At sa tuwing may naman daw, during Kailangan daw, nangyari sa boy- character ni sa isa pang GMA pagmamahal niya magbabalik man
dalaga ang mga nila kung sa beach Aniya, “Hindi nga! kami, yung tipong a time. Hindi dapat
magkaroon ng kahit friend niya kaya Jennica. Bilang si show na Darna, sa isang anak. ako sa
manunulat sa tuwing makikita raw na break ay super tsika ng CamSur, Sige, bigyan n’yo mala-Ciara Sotto, madaliin, bilang Rosan, isa si Iwa sa malaki naman daw “Lahat ng pagpapaseksi,
mae-encounter niya manunulat itong si siya sa cellphone na konting PR ang napagpasyahan Boracay at Palawan ako ng katibayan na yung mga ganoon. nag-e-enjoy pa kami mga kontrabida sa ang kaibahan ng paghihirap...lahat gusto ko na may
ang mga ito. Kung Marianita ay with her boyfriend si dalaga. Pumalag niyang surpresahin sila magpapakasal. kinasal ako.” Pero kung siya, ng ganito.” bagong series na character niya roon gagawin niya. Hindi bago akong handa.
hindi nga lang daw gumagawa ito ng Dingdong Dantes. daw rito si Darnita ito sa kanyang “I’m a beach Sinigurado namin 1940’s [ang theme], Confident din ba ito. sa ginagampanan naman masama si Like ngayon sa
presscon o launch- sarili niyang drama Super telebabad kaya nag-away raw bahay. person. I think it’s sa kanya kung ako siguro may siya na walang “Siyempre, niya ngayon sa Ms. Jean dito, Darna, bumalik na
ing ay hindi raw huwag lamang daw ang dalawa. ang dalawa. Ang nakakaloka, very romantic. It confident ba siya sa pagka-modern, may magbabago sa kontrabida, what’s Ina.... nagkataon lang na ‘ko at ang costume
type ni Darnita na siyang maistorbo for With this, paano mo True ba ititch, siya pala ang suits my personal- pagtanggi. Kung pagka-futuristic ang relasyon nila habang new, ha ha ha!” “Iba, e... Kasi, mahal na mahal ko, medyo daring
magpa-interview. an interview. nga naman Marianita? masusurpresa dahil DINGDONG DANTES ity,” say ni Priscilla. matatandaan kasi, bagay sa akin,” tumatagal? natatawang sabi ni balik na naman ako niya ang anak niya, talaga.”
6 Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Ni McJoe PALAISIPAN Thelma Onego


Complete the grid so every row, column
and 3 x 3 box contains every digit 5. Bihira
from 1 to 9 inclusively. 6. Termino sa
madyong
7. Simbolo ng
aluminum
8. Aamuyin
9. Rason
10. Litik
14. Apelyido
ng Intsik
19. Binalam
21. Bayan sa
Pampanga
22. Darang
23. Bukang
liwayway
24. Ikod
25. Iwasto
26. Patungan
PAHALANG 27. Tatay ng kaldero
Previous puzzle solution 28. Dumi ng
28. Ikaigi
1. Kumpara 29. Yugto ng ibon
6. Matrimonyo karera 32. Tawag sa tatay
11. Ipasyal 30. Ekspresyon
12. Busabos ng paghanga
13. Nalunok 31. Baga
15. Unlaping 33. Inilay
panghambing 34. Bira
16. Hipon 35. Takas
17. Bago
18. Misis PABABA
19. Banas
20. Mrs. 1. Kilos
21. Pantukoy 2. Asal
22. Dalandan 3. Aamuyin
24. Ipunas 4. Intindi SAGOT SA NAKARAAN

Akbayan lawmaker asks Comelec chief to explain Caloocan celebrates 48th


“EXPLAIN yourself.” also quoted to have said “we bogs down, it could perhaps be a
This is what Akbayan partylist really cannot tell” and “some- springboard to eventually year with mega job fair
Legislator Walden Bello de- thing might happen on the last declare a failure of elections.
AS a gift of gratitude to his constituents,
manded yesterday of Commission minute” putting serious doubts “Manual voting could be Caloocan City Mayor Enrico “Recom” Echiverri
on Elections (Comelec) on the country’s first-ever auto- implemented with the objective said the local government would hold a mega
Chairperson’s Jose Melo concern- mated elections. of not continuing with the job fair in celebration of the city’s 48th Founda-
ing its controversial remarks “This is totally unacceptable. elections but to set the backdrop tion Anniversary.
expressing doubts that the How can the people trust our of political chaos, to incite public Carrying the theme, “Trabaho para sa 48 na Taon
country would be able to pull off a democratic processes when the disappointment and/or provoke ng Caloocan Handog ni Mayor RECOM,” the mega
fully automated elections, sug- election chair himself has no old-school election cheating. job fair will be conducted on February 5, 2010 at
gesting that the poll body could confidence in their capacity, Such a scenario itself could be the Rizal Plaza which is located in front of the
resort to manual elections. worse, is so unsure of the fate of branded as a failure of the Caloocan City Hall (South) along A. Mabini Street.
In a statement, Bello said the automated elections, a process exercise, a setting which will The event will be followed by another mega
Melo’s statement is so alarming which they have been preparing benefit the incumbent adminis- job fair, this time on February 24, 2010, at the
that the Comelec Chair need to do for the longest time ,” Bello tration the most,” Bello ex- compound of Caloocan City Hall (North) situ-
some explaining. stressed. plained. ated along Zapote Road, Camarin II, Calooocan.
“To say that the poll body Bello suggested that Melo As such, Bello and Akbayan Teaming up for the pair of job fairs would be
the local Labor Industrial Relation Office (LIRO);
chair ’s statement is irresponsible might be talking in doublespeak. called for extra vigilance from the Department of Labor and Employment
is an understatement. On the “When your poll body chair is the voting public. They said (DOLE) and the Philippine Overseas Employ-
contrary, it seems to be a prelude saying ‘nothing is sure in life’ as more than ever, the people must ment Agency (POEA), Echiverri said.
of what the May 2010 elections an answer to serious questions safeguard the conduct of the The mayor added that numerous agencies and
will be like-an election which concerning the certainty of elections. companies would take part in the job fair, so he
could either end up as a chaotic, automated elections, what he “We are treading dangerous expects many local residents to score jobs.
slow and cheat-ridden manual could probably be saying is, grounds. Philippine democracy Constituents would also be able to land jobs
exercise or a total failure all ‘manual voting and the failure of or whatever is left of it is being abroad thanks to the participation of foreign em-
together,” Bello said. the exercise all together are the threatened by those who fear its ployers in the mega job fair.
In an ambush interview on only sure things this elections’,” deepening and development. As “Tuloy-tuloy ang gagawin nating job fair nang
Monday, Melo was reportedly Bello said. freedom-loving Filipinos, we are sa gayon ay mabigyan natin ng sapat na
quoted to have said “nothing is The renowned economist- all duty-bound to defend it hanapbuhay ang mga residente ng ating lungsod
sure in this life” referring to turned lawmaker explained that against those who continue to dahil isa ito sa aking layunin simula nang ako
questions concerning the certainty while manual election is an thrive on its weaknesses,” Bello ay mahalal bilang mayor ng ating lungsod,”
Echiverri said.
of automated elections. He was option in a case that automation concluded.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 7
Verzosa activates ‘SITG Maguindanao’
PHILIPPINE National Police their followers.
Govt moves to stabilize sugar, sets
(PNP) Chief Dir. Gen. Jesus A.
Verzosa yesterday ordered the ac- as
Upon his assumption to post
commander of SITG suggested retail price at P52/k
tivation of Special Investigation Task Maguindanao, Estipona desig- THE government assured Metro Manila. prices change every week —
Group Maguindanao to oversee the nated lawyer Supt. Joaquin Alba that the country is beefing up The DA and local traders and considering the three-
continuing probe and assist in the as SITG Maguindanao
prosecution of cases arising from spokeperson. He will facilitate ef- its supply of sugar in order to fast track the importation week lag time for these prices
the events in Maguindanao. fective public information and mass to address the demand. of some 150,000 metric tons to be reflected in the retail mar-
Verzosa named Sr. Supt. Benito communication regarding PNP The Department of Agricul- (MT) of sugar as a way of sta- ket — a weekly suggested ref-
Estipona, of the Criminal Inves- efforts in getting to the bottom of ture (DA) also imposed a P52 bilizing soon the price of this erence price is recommended
tigation and Detection Group the massacre and the rebellion cases. per kilo of sugar as the suggested commodity in the domestic for refined sugar,” he added.
(CIDG), as task group commander. “We anticipate this case to be a retail price in the market. market. Yap said the recommended
The SITG Maguindanao, ac- long drawn legal battle in court, DA Secretary Arthur Yap has At the same time, Yap en- SRP for the last week of Janu-
cording to Verzosa, will handle that is why we want to make sure directed the Sugar Regulatory dorsed to Trade and Indus- ary is reasonable because it
the continuing investigation of that we have enough personnel and Administration (SRA) and the try Secretary Peter Favila the is reflective of the wholesale/
the November 23, 2009 massa- resources to sustain the requirements National Food Authority SRA recommendation for the landed price of P2,400 per 50-
cre of 57 persons in Ampatuan, of a long and tedious process of
(NFA) to make available at once adoption of a SRP on sugar. kg bag and is a result of the
Maguindanao and the rebellion investigation,” Verzosa said.
cases against the Ampatuans and Annette Vergel some 150,000 kilos of the com- “The DA recommends that recent monitoring operations
modity to be sourced from the the SRP for refined sugar be in- done by the SRA and DA.
LINE ADS VAT exemption for Senior Philippine Sugar Millers As- creased to P52 per kilo for the “This is to prevent any
sociation (PSMA) members to last week of January 2010,” said tightening of supply in the
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Deliciously filling Wednesday, January 27, 2010

rice meals that


fit your budget
FTER THE Holiday shop-

A ping sprees that left a dent


in most people’s pockets, it
is but natural for many to
look for ways to wisely
spend their hard-earned money when
eating out. The good news is you can
still enjoy an affordable yet deliciously
filling rice meal as Jollibee brings
back its popular 39ers offering! With
two new variants, the Jollibee 39ers
will satisfy your appetite for sulit sarap
rice meals for only P39.
The new Beef with Mushrooms, with
a hefty serving of delicious strips of
beef complemented with mushrooms that
is just perfect with steamed rice will
surely be a hit among office workers and
students alike. While your favorite 39ers
meal gets even better with the 5-pc.
Beef with Mushrooms Shanghai rolls with rice, with 1-piece
added to your crispy-sarap shanghai
rolls for a tasty and satisfying fare. Just
add P10, and you can get a regular
softdrink to go with these rice meals.
With the Jollibee 39ers, you can still
enjoy eating out as often as you like with
officemates and friends without worry-
ing about your budget.
The Jollibee 39ers are available from
Mondays thru Fridays in all Jollibee
stores nationwide for dine-in, drive-thru
and 8-7000 Jollibee Express Delivery.
5-piece Shanghai Roll